Richard D. Eckhart, age 73 of Lambertville, Michigan went to be with the Lord Sunday, June 3, 2007. Richard was born July 19, 1933 in Toledo, Ohio to Virgil and Thelma (Olinger) Eckhart who have preceded him in death.
Richard worked over 30 years as Electronic Tech for the former Champion Spark Plug retiring 1985. Richard served his country proudly in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and his country is very grateful for his sacrifice. Richard loved activities that involved the outdoors; he was a gun enthusiast, loved Lyman Boats and casting a line for that big fish! He belonged to the former member of Eagles, Jackman Road. Richard could always be found "tinkering" with electronics.
Richard is survived by his children, Teresa (David) Green, Susan Eckhart, Kim (Marc) Sumrall, and Jason Eckhart; grand-children, Erin Ruetz, Ashley Eckhart, Brooke Sawade, and Zach Sawade; brothers, Loren and Stephen Eckhart; step-mother Patricia Eckhart and many nieces and nephews. Richard was preceded in death by brother, Robert and granddaughter, Lauren Green
Created by: ME
Record added: Jun 10, 2007
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Added: Jun. 10, 2007